A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge

A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge

by George Berkeley
     
 

ISBN-10: 1461072190

ISBN-13: 9781461072195

Pub. Date: 04/27/2011

Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing

The text printed in this volume is the 1734 edition of George Berkeley's "Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge" in which he argues that physical things consist of nothing but ideas, and so do not exist outside the mind.  See more details below

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The text printed in this volume is the 1734 edition of George Berkeley's "Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge" in which he argues that physical things consist of nothing but ideas, and so do not exist outside the mind.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781461072195
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
04/27/2011
Pages:
68
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.14(d)

Table of Contents

How to Use this Book3
Editor's Introduction5
1Preamble5
2Berkeley's Life6
3The Target (or, What Berkeley didn't Believe)11
4Berkeley's Metaphysical Picture14
5What Happens in the Principles?17
6The Arguments of Principles [actual symbol not reproducible]20
7Berkeley's Attack on the Doctrine of Abstract Ideas28
8Abstract Ideas in the Principles34
9The Existence of God37
10Physical Reality41
11Scepticism45
12Berkeley and the Progress of Science50
13The Nature of Spirits54
14Berkeley's Intellectual Antecedents58
15The Berkeley-Johnson Correspondence67
The Text Printed in this Edition70
Bibliography and Further Reading72
Analysis of the Principles76
A Treatise Concerning the Principles of Human Knowledge85
The Berkeley-Johnson Correspondence163
Glossary189
Notes to the Principles194
Notes to the Berkeley-Johnson Correspondence218
Index229

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